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Professor Claudio Michelon

Prof Claudio Michelon
Professor of Philosophy of Law

Staff Development Officer (Academic), Director of the Edinburgh Centre for Legal Theory

LLB, M.Phil, PhD

Office hours:

Thursday 13:30-14:30 during term time

Tel: +44 131 650 2026


SSRN: Papers

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Before his appointment for the chair of Philosophy of Law, Professor Michelon was a lecturer (2007-2010) and Senior Lecturer (2010-2015) at Edinburgh Law School. Between 2002 and 2007 he lectured at the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, while also practicing as a lawyer. Over the past decade or so, he held a number of visiting positions, amongst which the HLA Hart Visiting fellowship at Oxford (2007), and a British Academy Visiting Fellowship (2006-7). Between 2007 and 2011 he was the Secretary General of the International Association for Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy (IVR). He is a co-editor of Routledge’s Critical Studies in Jurisprudence series and part of the editorial board of Springer’s Law and Philosophy Library and of a number of journals. He is currently the Director of the Edinburgh Centre for Legal Theory.